These Emojis Show What It’s Really Like To Travel Solo


Disclaimer: This post is my entry to win 250,000 Velocity Points at the Virgin Australia competition for Problogger Event I’m attending in two weeks. If you love reading it, I’d appreciate you leaving a comment and sharing with your friends, please pretty.    So you just spent a month travelling solo and came home to a party where you met a dozen of people who

Songbirds in Rainforest: Lace n Ruffles Lookbook

Songbirds in rainforest | Lace n Ruffles

The cicadas are chirping and the songbirds are singing merrily from afar. The smell of floral and fauna that surround me are so intensely invigorating that took me right back to those carefree days in Bali. Welcome to Gold Coast Hinterland in late autumn where temperature still hovers between 20 to 24 degree during the day, and the rainforest so lush that guarantees to enliven every

My Toxin-free Winter Skincare Regime: Antipodes Reviews + Giveaway!


Baby it’s cold outside. Who else’s feeling the winter blue with flaky and extra sensitive skin here in the Southern part of the world? To make sure your skin survive this harsh winter dryness, there’s in fact a better strategy than just hibernating through the season (though I totally wouldn’t mind doing that once in a while on a lazy Sunday afternoon!). To get my

Toxin-free Beauty Reviews: Carol’s Beauty & Grovemist


Hello fellow green beauty souls! Who else’s feeling the winter blues? Dreadful winter months no doubt call for some pick-me-up products to brighten the days (that are also toxin-free!). Our Beauty Trial Team member Chelsea was a lucky bunny to be getting some winter glow on her skin road-testing a beautiful range of certified organic tanning products by Carol’s Beauty and Grovemist aromatherapy spray that’s

Indie Bride’s Guide To Coloured Diamonds

Indie Brides's Guide to Coloured Diamonds

Lace n Ruffles has partnered with Nissan Perla from Diamond Registry to guide you on how to buy, pick and source your coloured diamonds like professionals do! We’re falling head over heels on every bit of unconventional bridal inspirations for the indie bride-to-be here at Lace n Ruffles. We’ve previously blogged about why black diamond is the black horse to make your bridal style strikingly memorable here. But in

Desert Rose in Coachella: Lace n Ruffles Lookbook

Desert Rose | Lace n Ruffles Lookbook

Lace and bell sleeves are my major weaknesses. These two of my favourite elements combined actually give a seriously romantic 70s vibe that melt my heart every time. I picked up this boho print top with lace trimmed bell sleeves from a tiny shop in Hong Kong during my last visit – it was surely love at first sight. I named it Desert Rose. Slapping

Toxin-free Beauty Reviews: Moana

Toxin-free beauty reviews Moana

Hello sweetheart! I’m so pleased to introduce our new Beauty Editor Sueanne who’s recently joined me on board our toxin-free beauty revolution. Do make her feel welcome with her very first piece of reviews road-testing an organic skincare set from this New Zealand brand Moana – here’s her skin detox experience:   Road-tested: Moana Serum Jeunesse Intense 30 ml Soin Hydratant Moisturiser 30 ml Renewal Day

Listen to Soul, Listen to Blue: Lace n Ruffles Lookbook

Listen to soul, Listen to blue: Lace n Ruffles Lookbook

Let’s talk 80s fashion: what’s everyone’s opinion about it? I’m an 80s kid who was fascinated by my mum’s oversized earrings and her extensive collections of scrunchies. Although throughout the years whenever we looked back at the old family photos, those hideous shoulder pads and spandex leggings never fail to make everyone in the room burst out in laughter. 80s fashion is seriously a hit